Workers' Compensation


Friday, May 2, 2014
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bally's Atlantic City, Atlantic City, NJ

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Program Co-Chairs:
Ricky E. Bagolie, Esq.
Bagolie-Friedman, LLC
Jersey City, NJ

James M. Clancy, Esq.
Borbi, Clancy & Patrizi
Marlton, NJ

Steven H. Cohen, Esq.
Davis, Saperstein & Salomon
Teaneck, NJ

Jeffrey S. Monaghan, Esq.
Pellettieri, Rabstein & Altman
Princeton, NJ

7:30 am - 9:00 am 
Continental Breakfast & Registration • Exhibit Hall

9:00 am - 9:50 am
Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls and Representing Ethical Workers
Ricky E. Bagolie, Esq. • Jersey City, NJ
Jeffrey S. Monaghan, Esq. • Princeton, NJ
Hon. Audrey Kernan, Judge of Workers’ Compensation • Camden and Gloucester, NJ

9:50 am - 10:15 am
Issues Involving Spine Care and Complex Spinal Surgery
Dr. Mark Testaiuti, Board Certified Neurosurgeon – 
  CoastalSpine • Mount Laurel, NJ
10:15 am - 10:30 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Interplay of PIP and Workers’ Compensation Benefits: 
When Are PIP Benefits the Primary Medical Coverage?
Luis A. Martinez, Esq. • North Bergen, NJ
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Section 40 Liens: Workers’ Compensation Perspective and Third Party Perspective – What the Attorney Must Know
Christopher T. DiGirolamo, Esq. • Fort Lee, NJ
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
A National Update: Workplace Injury Law & Advocacy Group
Charles R. Davoli, Esq. • Baton Rouge, LA
Michael A. Galpern, Esq. • Cherry Hill, NJ
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Luncheon • Exhibit Hall
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Presenting and Proving a Second Injury Fund Case:  
Issues Regarding Social Security Offsets
James M. Clancy, Esq. • Marlton, NJ
Steven H. Cohen, Esq. • Teaneck, NJ
Linda Schober, Deputy Attorney General, Second Injury Fund • Trenton, NJ
Hon. Audrey Kernan, Judge of Workers’ Compensation • Camden and Gloucester, NJ
1:45 pm - 2:30 pm
Using New Technologies in a Workers’ Compensation Trial
Jeffrey S. Goldstein, Esq. • Paramus, NJ
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Coffee Break
2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Maximizing Recovery in Brain Injury Cases
Peter J. Flowers, Esq. • St. Charles, IL

ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Boardwalk Seminar 2014 features 25 seminars over three days. The advantage of this unique format is that you may move from seminar to seminar, hearing different topics as desired and thereby creating a seminar tailored to your specific needs.

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MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 6.60 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits)
New York - (Earn 6.50 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits - pending)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 5.50 Credits/Earn 0.50 Ethics Credits - pending)

Full-Time Judges, Full-Time Law School Professors, 
Judicial Law Clerks & Law Student Members

Registration is complimentary for the seminar.
Pre-registration is required.

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the
Supreme Court of New Jersey for 6.60 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 1.0 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism,
and 5.60 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in 
workers’ compensation law.

Course Materials
The seminar course materials will be online for attendees
to download on April 25, 2014.
Each registrant will receive a CD-ROM containing the course material onsite.

Onsite/Door Registration: 
An additional $25 will be added to all program fees for onsite registration.

Friday, April 25th is the last day for a refund (minus $20).
All cancellations must be in writing.

After Friday, cancellations and no shows will receive a credit (minus $20)
automatically good for 1 year for a future seminar or an on-demand seminar at


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